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Living in the digital age

https://www.piperspubnanaimo.com/
Past event - 2019
21 May Doors open 7:00 pm Starts 7:30 pm Ends 9:00 pm
Piper's Pub, 4700 Hammond Bay Rd,
V9T 5B1
Join us for a pint as we discuss how living in the digital age influences our day to day lives

Everyday Media / Media Everyday : How social is your media?

Nolan Duke & Megan Johnson Barr (4 th year Media Studies Student; Board President CHLY (Nanaimo community radio) / Graduate, Media Studies (class of 2019); Co-Managing Editor Portal Literary Magazine 2019 edition)
There is a common perception that people of a certain age (‘youth’ and 20 somethings) embrace the digital world universally with open arms. But do they? Join a conversation
between two media saavy friends as they discuss leaning-in to the idea of ‘living digitally’ along a continuum of sociability.
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I was never Here: Living in a Digital Nowhereland

Ravindra N Mohabeer (PhD Chair, Media Studies Department Director, Media Research Lab, Vancouver Island University)
Much of our ‘digital lives’ revolves around different forms of presence. But how ‘present’ are we when we use digital things? What happens when we upload experiences to the
cloud or do Instagram-able things just to have something ‘worthy’ to share? Living digitally, are we ever really ‘here’ and if we are, where exactly is that? Do we live in a digital nowhereland and if so, how can we live in a digitizing world while maintaining our humanity?
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